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    Thoughts, musings, and ruminations.

    In your mind’s eye, spin the globe we’re on and situate yourself just above the Black Sea. On the western bank sits the mountainous country of Bulgaria. Zoom in and feel your breath taken away by expansive fields of delicate purple blossoms stretching as far as the eye can see. You’ve arrived at...
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    A crisp, lemony floral note hits your nose, and you melt. The exact same aroma hits a mosquito, compelling it to turn around and buzz off. This, my friends, is a win-win situation for the owner of the essential oil; and it’s precisely the case with sweet, rosy dōTERRA® Citronella! This oil should...
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    This season, people can be found cleaning out corners and sorting their belongings into piles labeled give, sell, and toss. Have you set aside a creative recycling pile for the various empty dōTERRA® bottles you’ve accumulated? If so, get excited; and if not, start using them today. These two fun...
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    Whenever this warm, herbaceous, mood-boosting Mediterranean beauty enters the promotional spotlight, droves of dedicated oilers line up to possess it. It’s dōTERRA® Melissa, one of the rarest and most expensive oils due to its extensive range of benefits. First off, let’s establish that it’s a...
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    Class is out, and summer is in! Let’s celebrate by making some refreshing homemade frozen treats, shall we? These two popsicle recipes contain all the sweet you need, without any of the guilt that accompanies those sugar-filled, store-bought frozen desserts. When making your grocery list to...
    In the warm, sunny climes of Brazil and Greece, something delightful grows. There, orchards full of sweet orange trees grow an abundance of citrus fruit whose fresh peels, when cold pressed, yield dōTERRA® Wild Orange essential oil. Wild Orange is the smell of summer, the sweetest fresh citrus...
    Today’s dive into Geranium essential oil will inspire you to channel your inner Cleopatra. This enchanting queen of ancient Egypt, known for her charm and power, was certainly wise in the ways of using nature’s beauty for its maximum enhancing effects in her personal care! The fragrant oil...
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    Spring is beginning to think about turning into summer, and among the lovely floral aromas wafting through the air are exotic Jasmine and sweet Geranium. In the next post, I’ll have you covered with everything you need to know about Geranium; but today we’re lifting a varied bouquet to our noses...
    What do you get when you cross a mandarin and a sweet orange? You get a juicy, zesty, miniature citrus fruit called a clementine, which is basically the most adorable orange you’ll ever see. The rind surrounding these small, bright fruits can be cold-pressed to create dōTERRA® Clementine...
    April 30, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Sometimes timing is everything. If you recall hearing the name Neroli around April of last year, too, know there’s a reason for the cyclical nature of Neroli popping up in on your newsfeed. You see, the window for harvesting the flower that produces this exotic oil reaches its prime harvest...
    April 17, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Laundering is dirty business. No, I don’t mean the sort that involves transfers of illegally obtained funds. Picture dirty, used-up clothing going through the magical process that transforms them into bright, sweet-smelling garments that make you look and feel great. Of course, laundering also...
    April 9, 2021 · Essential Oils
    A well-placed wedge of juicy, bright green lime serves to artistically adorn many a refreshing drink, providing that perfect finishing touch for flavor and presentation. Let no one assume, however, that garnish is the ultimate destiny for this little green fruit. And there’s no one better than d...
    March 25, 2021 · Essential Oils
    What can a blossoming orange orchard possibly have to do with the sensational, icy blast of the peppermint leaf? I’m glad you asked, because there’s quite a lot these two forces can accomplish together! Before we hit the highlights of this power combo, it’s a good idea to take a quick look at the...
    March 17, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Tall, perennial lemongrass is a plant often used in Asian cuisine for soups, teas, curries, poultry, beef, and seafood. Its unique flavor combines subtle citrus with a pungent, smoky aroma that is perfectly suited for a host of your favorite dishes. Interestingly, the grass itself (including its...
    March 4, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Prepare to get grounded in the best sense with one of dōTERRA®’s most stalwart and earthy oils, Cedarwood. This warm, woody essential oil comes to us from the southeastern region of the USA. I see you, American fans of goods made in your homeland; you can go ahead and let out a cheer for...
    February 27, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Every once in a while, our favorite essential oil company gives us a big kiss in the form of a Melissa promotion. When your particular market is the lucky one, do yourself a favor and jump on it quickly! Because dōTERRA® Melissa is among the rarest and most expensive oils available and boasts an...
    February 13, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Ah, love. L’amour. Love is patient, love is kind. Love has many definitions, and is a gift to those on whom it is lavished. During this pink- and red- tinted month that pays annual homage to Valentine, an actual man who gave his life for the cause of love in the days of the Roman Empire, there...
    February 8, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Like many other beautiful things in life, mandarins come in colorful shades. If multiple color modifiers in front of the dōTERRA® Mandarin essential oils have left you puzzled in the past, I have good news: the mystery is about to be resolved in your mind once and for all! Red, Yellow, and Green...
    January 23, 2021 · Essential Oils
    Amid all the hubbub of 2020, is it possible that you missed the introduction of dōTERRA®’s new Lemon Eucalyptus oil? If so, you wouldn’t be the only one. This recent addition to the oily family has left even seasoned oilers realizing they somehow missed it. Fresh new Lemon Eucalyptus has...
    January 15, 2021 · Essential Oils
    On the other side of the holidays, are you finding yourself on the other side of ideal health, as well? Whether you sampled a few too many holiday dishes, went back to fill up on your favorites a few too many times, slacked on the exercise, or simply found yourself occupied by all-out combat with...
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